Articles and Databases

  • American Book Prices Current | (ABPC)
    Accessible only in the Main Library
    American Book Prices Current is a database of auction records for books, manuscripts, autographs, maps, and broadsides sold in the United States, the United Kingdom and Europe, from September 1975-present. Each record gives title, format, date of publication, edition, limitation (number of copies printed), and price of sale. The database is updated every month. Please read ABPC’s homepage for more information.Sept 1975-present
  • BookBrowse
    Discover new books based on your interests and previous favorite reads. Find reviews, author bios and interviews, subscribe to newsletters related to books and authors and get tips on starting your own book club. There are also direct links into the library’s catalog for holding information.
  • Booklist Online | (ALA)
    Published by the American Library Association, Booklist is a collection of over 120,000 book reviews and thousands of articles going back to 1992.
  • Books in Print | (R.R. Bowker)
    International publication information on books, ebooks, audiobooks, and video titles. Includes Spanish Books in Print. Now includes Fiction Connection and Non-Fiction ConnectionCurrent
  • eBook Collection (formerly NetLibrary) | (Ebsco)
    Thousands of electronic books covering business, technology and other non-fiction subjects.FULL TEXT1955 - present
  • eBooks and eaudiobooks from Axis 360 | (Baker & Taylor)
    Featuring children's picture-story, cookbooks, travel and craft ebooks. The BLIO reader for ebooks handles graphics very well so titles with photos and illustrations display crisp and clear. Use the Acoustik app to listen to eaudiobooks. Download onto smartphones, tablets and personal computers (ebooks only), including Windows, Mac OS/iOS and Android. Not compatible with Kindle eReaders other than the Kindle Fire.rn
  • eBooks, eAudiobooks, Music & Video | (OverDrive)
    Thousands of titles to choose from in multiple formats (MP3, WMA, PDF, ePub, Kindle) available for downloading onto your personal computer, smartphone or tablet. Transfer audiobooks onto a wide range of portable audio players including the iPod and many other Apple devices. Please read the Quick Start Guide to learn about system and software requirements, searching, checking out and downloading titles.
  • Enki eBooks | (Califa)
    Enki is an ebook platform created by Califa and Bay Area libraries by working directly with a variety of publishers. The collection contains fiction and non-fiction titles for children and adults, and includes self-published titles from Smashwords. Checkout and read online or download to devices compatible with the EPUB format. Not compatible with Kindle eReaders.
  • Fiction Connection & Non-Fiction Connection | (R.R. Bowker)
    This readers\' advisory inspired database is a helpful tool in discovering new books based on your favorite reads. Use your favorite titles, authors or other concepts as keywords to search similar fiction and non-fiction books.
    Note: Fiction Connection and Non-Fiction Connection can now be found in Books In Print. Please update any bookmarks and be aware that the Fiction Connection and Non-Fiction Connection name will be taken down very soon.
  • Literature Criticism Online | (Gale)
    An extensive compilation of literary commentary that represents a wide range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras & genres. The database consists of the complete back files & current volumes of 8 titles: Contemporary Literary Criticism, Twentieth Century Literary Criticism, Nineteenth Century Literature Criticism, Literature Criticism from 1400-1800, Shakespearean Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Drama Criticism.FULL TEXT
  • Literature Resource Center | (Gale)
    Biographies, articles, criticism, overviews, glossary, and more on writers and literature.FULL TEXT
  • NextReads | (Ebsco)
    Sign up to receive reading suggestions on a variety of topics in regularly e-mailed newsletters.
  • NoveList | (Ebsco)
    Guide to suggested reading for all ages with reviews and other features.FULL TEXT
  • ProceedingsFirst | (FirstSearch)
    Index to worldwide conference proceedings.1993 - present
  • Safari Tech Books Online
    Over 5100 current electronic books covering a wide range of computer and information technology topics.FULL TEXTCurrent
  • WorldCat | (FirstSearch)
    A catalog of books, periodicals, online resources and other materials in libraries worldwide. Interface available in both English and Spanish.1000 BC - present
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